Santarelli

Follow

ECJ rules on SPCs – and French courts react

January 6 2014 In 2011 and 2012 the European Court of Justice (ECJ) handed down several important decisions concerning the interpretation of the EU Regulation on…

Protection of graphical user interfaces in France

October 12 2016 Electronic products ranging from tablets to cars and even fridges contain a growing number of software components. Graphical user interfaces (GUIs)…

Prescription period for patent invalidity proceedings

October 23 2015 In 2008 an amendment of the Civil Code went unnoticed by many patent law practitioners, as it had no direct link to patent law. However, a series of…

France

April 11 2016 What options are open to a patent owner seeking to enforce its rights in your jurisdiction? The enforcement of patent rights essentially involves…

Investigative seizures and preliminary injunctions: a winning team

December 17 2012 When faced with infringement, most patent holders would like to obtain an effective injunction as fast as possible - preferably the next day.

France

October 2 2017 The enforcement of patent rights essentially involves civil proceedings before the Paris Court of First Instance, which has exclusive jurisdiction…

Protection of graphical user interfaces in France

October 12 2016 Electronic products ranging from tablets to cars and even fridges contain a growing number of software components. Graphical user interfaces (GUIs)…

France

April 11 2016 What options are open to a patent owner seeking to enforce its rights in your jurisdiction? The enforcement of patent rights essentially involves…

Prescription period for patent invalidity proceedings

October 23 2015 In 2008 an amendment of the Civil Code went unnoticed by many patent law practitioners, as it had no direct link to patent law. However, a series of…

France

October 28 2014 The enforcement of patent rights essentially involves civil proceedings before the Paris Court of First Instance, which has exclusive jurisdiction…